Theatrical release poster
|Directed by||Mohan Krishna Indraganti|
|Produced by||Dil Raju|
|Written by||Mohan Krishna Indraganti|
Aditi Rao Hydari
|Music by||Songs |
S. Thaman 
|Cinematography||P. G. Vinda|
|Edited by||Marthand K. Venkatesh|
V is a 2020 Indian Telugu-language action thriller film written and directed by Mohan Krishna Indraganti and produced by Dil Raju under the banner of Sri Venkateswara Creations, featuring Nani, Sudheer Babu, Nivetha Thomas and Aditi Rao Hydari in the lead roles. The music was composed by Amit Trivedi, while cinematography was handled by P. G. Vinda. It marks Nani's 25th film and he will be portraying a negative role for the first time in his career. It will be theatrically released on March 25th coinciding with Ugadi, Telugu New Year.
- Nani as Vikramadithya
- Sudheer Babu as SP Arjun Chidambaram
- Nivetha Thomas
- Aditi Rao Hydari
- Jagapathi Babu
- Vennela Kishore
- Nassar as Satyamurthy
- Srinivas Avasarala
- Amit Tiwari
On 29 April of 2019, Sri Venkateswara Creations announced a movie with Sudheer Babu, Aditi Rao Hydari and Nivetha Thomas as their 36th production with the caption "expect the unexpected" only to reveal it is going to mark 25th movie in Nani's acting career. It is directed by Mohan Krishna Indraganti who introduced Nani to silver screen.
The principal photography on the film started in May 2019 without Nani on set. The second schedule started in June 2019 with Sudheer Babu and other artistes. Nani started shooting for the film on August 11, 2019. In September 2019, filming location changed to Thailand where major scenes were shot with Sudheer Babu and Nani.
This film's soundtrack is composed by Amit Trivedi while the lyrics are by Ramajogayya Sastry. The background score for the film is composed by S. S. Thaman. The rights for the music are owned by Saregama.
A title poster was released at the time of launch. On November 4, 2019 a themed poster was released, revealing the release date. On January 27,2020 Sudheer Babu's first look from the movie was released and the next day Nani's first look was released. The teaser was officially released on February 17th by the producer Dil Raju.
- Sri Venkateswara Creations [@SVC_official] (3 November 2019). "At this hour lie at my mercy all mine enemies. - William Shakespeare // A new year. A new story. A new experience. // #VTheMovie in theaters on March 25th 2020. // #Nani25 // @nameisnani @isudheerbabu @i_nivethathomas @aditiraohydari @ItsAmitTrivedi @SVC_official @mokris_1772pic.twitter.com/6pps6kR0Te" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
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- Sri Venkateswara Creations [@SVC_official] (26 January 2020). "The saViour is here... Here's the first look of @iSudheerBabu as the రక్షకుడు in #VTheMovie! @SVC_official @NameisNani @i_nivethathomas @aditiraohydari @ItsAmitTrivedi @mokris_1772 @pgvinda #Rakshakudu" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
- Sri Venkateswara Creations [@SVC_official] (27 January 2020). "There's no deVil like this one! Here's the first look of @NameisNani, as రాక్షసుడు in #VTheMovie! @SVC_official @iSudheerBabu @i_nivethathomas @aditiraohydari @ItsAmitTrivedi @mokris_1772 @pgvinda #Rakshasudu" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
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